A daemon that would add/remove swap files on the fly when necessary.
Created attachment 20265 [details]
Proposal for a sys-apps/swapd ebuild
Here is my /usr/local/portage/sys-apps/swapd/ that would do the trick.
Created attachment 20266 [details]
/usr/local/portage/sys-apps/swapd proposal (.tar.bz2)
The proposed attachment is my /usr/local/portage/sys-apps/swapd/ compressed
Using it you can install swapd 0.2 using ~KEYWORDS (~x86 for example) and
it using /etc/init.d/swapd. Enjoy :)
Note for the impatient: this is my first ebuild, tested and working here.
know it can be improved and i hope it will not break too much things ...
ebuild is pretty simple though).
I am not an english speaker, so some comments in the ebuild may have to
Hope it can improve gentoo ease of use :)
*** Bug 35426 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
We don't want tarballs, just plaintext ebuilds. Anyway, the latest version is
0.2 (May 21, 2000) according to homepage, so this is apparently discontinued.
Closing as WONTFIX.